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    Montusi Mountain Lodge

    Off D119 | Northern Drakensberg, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park 3350, South Africa
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    “horse riding” (30 reviews)
    “dining room” (22 reviews)
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    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    Friendly staff who were always there to help; great units with very comfortable accommodation and beds; amazing food, every meal was fantastic and a nice chilled atmosphere in the resort. Fab views and superb location.More

    Thank Ciara W
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

    Dear Ciara, Thanks so much for sharing your positive review about Montusi. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with your family. It is such a pleasure to host happy families and share this special environment with all the generations. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    We had the best week at Montusi recently (June 2017) and woke up to spectacular views had great horse rides with our beginner children (aged 9-13) and enjoyed the hike to the waterfall cave and the evening trail runs with Lindsay (one of the manager...More

    Thank S R
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

    Thank you so much for posting this review about your time at Montusi. We are so lucky to share Montusi with people from all over the world for all kinds of special occassions! Thanks for choosing to celebrate your husband's birthday with us and for...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    A perfect hide out for a relaxing time. The food was amazing, really great. The setting of this lodge in front of the Drakensberg was stunning. First we thought we will take a trip into the National Parks, but we enjoyed the lodge so much,...More

    Thank RudiBou
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 20 August 2017

    Thank you so much for this review of your time at Montusi. We are so happy that you found the tranquillity we thrive on. We really are so lucky to have this setting away from the road etc so that we can be truly imersed...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Drove there straight from OT in Johannesburg. Took exactly four hours. There's lots to do but we did nothing but chill for a couple of days. First class food in the middle of absolutely nowhere. Excellent and friendly staff. Spacious suite. A bit faded, but...More

    Thank veronique h
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 12 July 2017

    Dear Veronique, Our 300th Review! We've been waiting to see who it would be:) Thanks for your post. We are so pleased you found it to be a restful and peaceful experience and that the food was delicious too. All the best, Lindsay

    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    We had an amazing time in this stunning lodge. The cabin was beautifully appointed and what a view to wake up to every morning. Found ourselves waking early just to ensure that we could watch the sunrise - not easy getting out of that big...More

    Thank frog0101
    Response from LindsayMML, Owner at Montusi Mountain LodgeResponded 3 July 2017

    Dear Frog, Thanks so much for spending part of your South African holiday with us. It was an absolute pleasure to host you. Thank you too for sharing your happy experience with this TA commuinity. We wish you all the very best, Lindsay

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$284 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
    • Also Known As
    • Montusi Mountain Hotel Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park
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    Neuwe M
    30 April 2017|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Dear Neuwe, Thanks for your question. We do local shuttles (within a 30km radius of Montusi). Long distance transport is best organised in advance with a transfer company (The Baz Bus, Golf Got Your Tours and Transfers... More
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    W C
    14 October 2016|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Nope. It's tar all the way:)
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    Whirly1
    4 May 2016|
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    Response from LindsayMML | Property representative |
    Hi Whirly, I hope this answer isn't too late. There are many amazing hiking opportunities in the area at and around Montusi Mountain Lodge. Depending on the duration of your visit, I would recommend doing the guided... More
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    "Cottages at the front like number 9 have uninterrupted views"
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    "Near the main lodge is nice when walking to the restaurant in the dark"
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    "All seemed the same high quality"
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    "All rooms are in beautiful suite cottages which are set apart and no noise at all!! Almost too quiet!"
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